Reference Quotations Books

155 Life Lessons

Words of Wisdom from a Medieval King. These quotations about life developed 1000 years ago in northern Persia as a series of life lessons from King to son. Surprisingly, much of the advice remains true today.A copy of the ancient manuscript was sold last year at CHRISTIE'S London for an undisclosed sum. Discover for yourself these words of wisdom and refer back to them again and again.Contains 19 chapters of actual quotes.

The Ten Titans in Psychology and Psychoanalysis: Book of Quotes

IntroductionThe book "The Ten Titans in Psychology and Psychoanalysis" is dedicated to ten of the most notable scientists in the world of psychology and psychoanalysis, namely Sigmund Freud, Carl Gustav Jung, Alfred Adler, Karen Horney, Viktor Frankl, Erik Berne, Carl Rodgers, Abraham Maslow, Erich Fromm, Ivan Pavlov. In it, you will find some of the Big Ten's most inspiring, interesting, intriguing and popular thoughts and reflections. The book is a valuable friend of every lover of psychology and psychoanalysis and a faithful assistant to every clinical specialist, consultant, and psychologist. It covers a wide range of questions about the clinical practice, philosophy, and life of these ten eminent scientists. With this book, you will not only read the words of one author about another, but you will have the opportunity to become familiar with the words of the experts themselves. This, in turn, will help you get to know their thoughts, feelings, and philosophy about life, work, religion, man, relationships, mental illness and suffering, and more. I wish everyone a pleasant minute of reading this humble but interesting book. Have a nice and successful day! Best regards, Valentin Boyadzhiev!About the authorValentin Boyadzhiev is a trained nutritionist, graduated Master of Psychology in "Psychology and Psychopathology of Development". He has acquired Professional Qualification "Teacher of Psychology" and Postgraduate Professional Qualification "Psychological Counseling in Psychosomatic and Social Adaptation Disorders". He has obtained a Psychoanalysis Diploma and he is currently specializing in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy. He is a member of the Association "Bulgarian Psychoanalytic Space", "International Society of Applied Psychoanalysis" and „International Alliance of Holistic Therapists“. He is a lecturer on issues related to nutrition, diet, supplementation, food, and sports. He is also a teacher and a lecturer in the field of psychology, logic, ethics, law, and philosophy. He has been a school psychologist since 2017. He has been participating annually in scientific conferences on psychology, psychotherapy, dietetics, and medicine. His main interest and practice are in the field of psychoanalysis and clinical psychology.Final WordsI am happy that this book reaches every reader around the world. I have included in it all those thoughts, reflections and words of the great ones that impressed and inspired me. I hope you found something useful and inspiring, too. Thank you for being a part of the wonderful world of this wonderful science, namely psychology. See you soon! Best regards, Valentin Boyadzhiev.

20ish Quotes that mean something to me

A book of 20ish quotes which mean something to me, is a book from Political Figures, Films, Business People, Adventurers and TV. They have all meant something to me and I hope they mean something to you too. Originally meant to be a slightly humorous book of random quotes, but I hope that it is more than that now.


The first illustrated Kindle Book about inspiration through powerful quotes. A way to get a new perspective of your life and your circumstances with a weekly motivation. A quote can become the trigger for a profound change in your life. The quotes are full of wisdom and invites you to put them into practice every day, every week. This book includes 52 quotes that you can use one every week of the year as a practical philosophy. Those quotes that you like, you can use them as a "mantra" and repeat daily. Each inspirational quote reminds you how important it is to live fully, and invites you to take awareness in your life.It can achieve happiness by teaching Masters who lived and live on our planet. This book contains an inspirational quotes of inspirational people like Albert Einstein, Henry Ford, Napoleon Hill, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Theodore Roosevelt, Benjamin Franklin, Socrates, Jesus, Buddha, Confucius, Aristotle, Goethe, Lao Tzu, Leonardo da Vinci, Amelia Earhart, Oprah Winfrey, Steve Jobs, Stephen Covey, Anne Frank, Mark twain, Reinhold Niebuhr… and many others. Each quote is presented with a beautiful design created like a great poster. Now you can enjoy a new and fantastic motivational experience!

There's No Substitute for Empathy: A Liberal's Journey Through Conservative America

Beginning Inauguration Day 2017, a cynical New Yorker tours thirty cities across America in a struggle to understand the motivations of devoted Trump supporters by capturing their words and stories. Four years later, will their perspectives change? Or will his?Inspired by the gentle inquisitiveness of Studs Terkel’s work, this is a literary documentary four years in the making. Crisscrossing the country with an attempt at openness and empathy, Daniel Robert Sullivan reaches across the aisle – and sometimes the bar – to present the real words of real people. A bank robber in Boston, a NASA engineer in Las Vegas, a Somali refugee in Minneapolis, a Chinese scientist in Philadelphia, a Salvadoran immigrant in Los Angeles, a spa owner in Beverly Hills, a Trump campaign exec in Indianapolis, a Mexican-born lawyer in Reno, a liberal-ish feminist in Tulsa, and Bill Clinton’s former mistress in Little Rock... Will their stories have an impact on Sullivan? Or you?

The Quotable Contrarian: The Power of Thinking Differently, Asking Questions, and Being Unconventional

From Socrates to Steve Jobs to @steak_um, these provocative bites of wit and wisdom will inspire you to think critically, to think differently, and to think for yourself.To celebrate Opposite Day, the kindle version of this book will be FREE for one day on Feb. 25, 2021. Seriously, come back to this kindle page on the 25th because the kindle will be FREE (kindle only, not the paperback).Contrarian thinking is useful because:*    The crowd is often wrong.*    It can help you find a new perspective or discover the truth.*    Creativity and innovation come from thinking differently.*    You can think freely and be yourself.Contemplate unconventional thoughts on: truth, knowledge, ignorance, myths, beliefs, doubt, curiosity, crowds, conformity, groupthink, staying true to yourself, facts, misinformation, fake news, propaganda, brainwashing, and authority. Ponder the musings of some of the great mavericks, skeptics, outliers, and iconoclasts.Open the book anywhere. Get your mental juices flowing again. Have some fun. Click the refresh button on your brain. Start now by taking a peek inside.Stuck on a gift? Give a friend the power and joy of thinking outside the box. It makes a cool gift for the graduating senior too. Novelist Tim Sandlin calls it "a high end bathroom book."Is your brain blocked? Do you wish you could do your own thing in life? Sure, some conformity is necessary to lead an unencumbered life. But too much conformity will extinguish the spark inside of you. Let's face it: If you think like everybody else, you'll get average results.Listen to your inner voice. Ask questions, of yourself and to the group. Speak up. Find your true path in life.So long as men praise you, you can only be sure that you are not yet on your own true path but on someone else's.― Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900), philosopherJAMES JOSEPH has been a student of contrarian thinking since 1978, when he put together his first stock portfolio. His inclinations to overthink, ask way too many questions, and flout conventional wisdom have kept him on a contrarian path. Ever cautious of following the herd, he now lives and writes in the mountains of Wyoming.